The mystery of the squarest country

12 Apr 2021
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KOMMENTARE
  • Re Ukraine: Many people wondering if Map Men are legitimising the Russian annexation of Crimea at 2:39. We are not. We had intended to make Crimea a different colour, as a way of saying 'look, sticky outy bit that's also currently disputed', but we just forgot to do it. We are sorry. This DEhave account is not, actually, a Kremlin propaganda bot.

    Jay ForemanJay ForemanVor Monat
    • [Removed by Russian secret service]

      Ronaldjr MontagneRonaldjr MontagneVor 2 Tage
    • @David Hillman yes but currently the Ukrainian government doesn’t control the area and for the foreseeable future it won’t either

      Jim HeerenJim HeerenVor 3 Tage
    • Hii

      Neel VanshNeel VanshVor 3 Tage
    • @Bar Foo no

      Harish ManikandanHarish ManikandanVor 4 Tage
    • @Indian ducky yea

      Harish ManikandanHarish ManikandanVor 4 Tage
  • 🇪🇬🇪🇬🇪🇬🇪🇬🇪🇬🇪🇬🇪🇬🇪🇬🇪🇬🇪🇬🇪🇬🇪🇬🇪🇬🇪🇬

    Bijaya DuttaBijaya DuttaVor 2 Stunden
  • "Kosovoo"

    Diamond BFDI mini againDiamond BFDI mini againVor 2 Stunden
  • In the middle of the i was like where is egypt? And at the end I finally knew the answer

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  • Bangladesh looks like a wizard hmm seems about right P.s I am from bangladesh

    P1xl StudiosP1xl StudiosVor 21 Stunde
  • Someone’s emailed us what is the most squarest country

    FrostPlaysFrostPlaysVor 22 Stunden
  • God Tier Content from you boys time after time love it

    OldBloodNewMoonOldBloodNewMoonVor Tag
  • New animanics

    Prabesh raiPrabesh raiVor Tag
  • Kosovo is serbia idiot

    Strahinja AnticStrahinja AnticVor Tag
  • Kuwait is mentioned twice!!!!!

    Alex ElstonAlex ElstonVor Tag
    • @Alex Elston congrats tho on getting replied by them

      LuqmanLuqmanVor Tag
    • @Jay Foreman My mistake. I misheard.

      Alex ElstonAlex ElstonVor Tag
    • No it isn’t.

      Jay ForemanJay ForemanVor Tag
  • Ever heard of Wyoming?

    MP12MP12Vor Tag
    • Turn on captions

      LuqmanLuqmanVor Tag
    • 1:44

      LuqmanLuqmanVor Tag
  • palau is a island in the near nauru and coco islands and easter island and guadeloupe and american samoa and samoa :3 (u forgot)

    Thing 3000Thing 3000Vor Tag
    • @Ninja Frog Cat at? (Like 12:30)

      Thing 3000Thing 3000Vor Tag
    • They didn’t forget, they said it looks like a jellyfish

      Ninja Frog CatNinja Frog CatVor Tag
  • Me who memorized the entirety of Yakko's World; mmmmm yes challeng

    Inky InsideInky InsideVor 2 Tage
  • How about Egypt?

    SwitzerSwitzerVor 2 Tage
    • You guessed it :D

      LuqmanLuqmanVor Tag
  • 1:25 That voice sounds good

    MS and YW LangaugesMS and YW LangaugesVor 2 Tage
  • Тема Крыма раскрыта полностью.

    PulsePulseVor 2 Tage
  • Everyone else: Good Song Me: Piccolo Cover?

    Mark KayMark KayVor 2 Tage
  • Where is my man Guam?

    sandro dugladzesandro dugladzeVor 2 Tage
  • Harrow 🥰

    MajesticSeeOtter _MajesticSeeOtter _Vor 2 Tage
  • Mark is so good at singing!

    B777X Gaming_ RBLXB777X Gaming_ RBLXVor 3 Tage
  • Sealand?

    The Only Liverpool NinjaThe Only Liverpool NinjaVor 3 Tage
  • welp 6:23 guess i'm gay now

    definitely not a foxdefinitely not a foxVor 3 Tage
  • 2:15 its actually 17.400 islands.

    ANNAFscienceANNAFscienceVor 4 Tage
  • 4:41 I love how they’re standing at an angle

    whatwhatVor 4 Tage
  • About my seventh time watching this and I finally caught the “Egguatorial Guinea” joke on Cameroon’s slide

    Catherine KimportCatherine KimportVor 4 Tage
  • Equatorial Guinea

    LEGO HombreLEGO HombreVor 4 Tage
  • This reminds me of the Animaniacs country song. Love it!

    Rolf WittingRolf WittingVor 4 Tage
  • What a brilliant piece of work. Thanks guys!!

    John BEEJohn BEEVor 4 Tage
  • There are places that are square. But they are US states, not countries. It's Colorado and Wyoming.

    Lauren AlvarezLauren AlvarezVor 5 Tage
    • it's in the video already in case you haven't seen the video.

      thePRUH!!!!thePRUH!!!!Vor 4 Tage
  • WTF - That is awsome

    MaxMaxVor 5 Tage
  • Romania looks 100% like a fish lol

    Gyro GisGyro GisVor 5 Tage
  • No cameroon is like a wizard, a wizard hat at least

    Mule The DonkeyMule The DonkeyVor 5 Tage
  • The UK looks like an old witch sitting sideways on a pig hahahhahahahahhahahahhahaha

    Daniel KearneyDaniel KearneyVor 5 Tage
  • Me knowing the answer but watched the entirety of the video bc it's so entertaining 🧡

    Kafaloto FeaoKafaloto FeaoVor 6 Tage
  • What's up with Israel's borders? Now there's a question.

    Omri NiriOmri NiriVor 6 Tage
  • Mauritania: Haha take the L Why are you still here

    Demir yabancıDemir yabancıVor 6 Tage
  • Malawi

    Czechia Mapper - Videos for Everyone!!!Czechia Mapper - Videos for Everyone!!!Vor 7 Tage
  • You missed slovakia and others

    Thing 3000Thing 3000Vor 7 Tage
    • And i wish sometimes to be you to learn every country amazing

      Thing 3000Thing 3000Vor 3 Tage
    • @Jay ForemanOh, sorry :3

      Thing 3000Thing 3000Vor 3 Tage
    • Slovakia is literally the first country on our list, at 0:09. And we didn't miss any countries. We checked.

      Jay ForemanJay ForemanVor 6 Tage
  • 'Algeria and Kenya are pentagons' BFDI fans: 😧 😒 😨

    Videostube Ch.Videostube Ch.Vor 7 Tage
  • I fookin knew it

    DevCairoDevCairoVor 7 Tage
  • Every state in America be like .... am i joke to you

    RandomsRandomsVor 7 Tage
    • 1:44

      LuqmanLuqmanVor Tag
    • just checking in to know whether if you've finally watched the entire video or not.

      thePRUH!!!!thePRUH!!!!Vor 4 Tage
  • Armenia is known as looking as the profile of a girl’s face with long hair

    Eric VEric VVor 7 Tage
  • Well done and most amusing. However Trump and his Neo Not Sees might hate you for it. Those overflowing sewers and dirty toilets have no senses of humor.

    Jack BonelloJack BonelloVor 7 Tage
  • if wyoming is a contry then it will be the squares contry

    JellyfeshJellyfeshVor 8 Tage
  • ok now i wanna build a country with 1km x 1km 2

    ShiroShiroVor 8 Tage
    • You can but nobody will recognise it probably

      Rainbow BallRainbow BallVor 7 Tage
  • I guess Kosovo could have been at least named. :)

    ɥɐouɥɐouVor 8 Tage
    • @Jay Foreman oh right, my bad. Harsh decision then, but fair enough ^^

      ɥɐouɥɐouVor 8 Tage
    • It was. 2:41.

      Jay ForemanJay ForemanVor 8 Tage
  • I like the vid dehave.info/down/Y4iWn8a4b3ao0Kw/video

    Lueezation Lueezaming2Lueezation Lueezaming2Vor 8 Tage
  • It’s Cape Verde, not Cap Verdi.

    aa aaa aVor 8 Tage
  • my second fav contri is egypt

    Christine FurmickChristine FurmickVor 8 Tage
  • 3:28 Egguatorial Guinea I didn't notice the joke the first several times I watched this video and now I can't stop giggling

    Anya ThurmesAnya ThurmesVor 8 Tage
  • Egypt

    Ehan's Anime worldEhan's Anime worldVor 8 Tage
  • Sing this 1 syllable out of sync

    Lavinia ClarkLavinia ClarkVor 8 Tage
  • What is your email?! I want to send you LOTS of map questions

    Beth RyanBeth RyanVor 8 Tage
    • Mapmenmail@gmail.com

      Jay ForemanJay ForemanVor 8 Tage
  • Colorado

    Spore AmbienceSpore AmbienceVor 9 Tage
    • 1:44

      LuqmanLuqmanVor Tag
  • HOLY SHIT I GOT IT RIGHT

    amogus amogus amogus amogus amogus amogus amogusamogus amogus amogus amogus amogus amogus amogusVor 9 Tage
  • 2:54 - So Congo looks like a fox, huh?. That just makes me want to make an anime foxgirl version in that exact pose...

    Sonic and RedSonic and RedVor 9 Tage
  • who else guessed Egypt before they even started?

    Scott MadayScott MadayVor 9 Tage
  • Brian David Gilbert energy

    guppyguppyVor 9 Tage
  • Egypt:

    IVAN ORTEGA VERGARAIVAN ORTEGA VERGARAVor 9 Tage
    • yes

      IVAN ORTEGA VERGARAIVAN ORTEGA VERGARAVor 9 Tage
  • im from slovenia and when you said slovenia i did the yes motion lul

    Anakita StabsAnakita StabsVor 9 Tage
  • Its smoothly goes from a disscusion to a song

    Exploring Games MMCExploring Games MMCVor 9 Tage
  • All country song

    GTA VGTA VVor 9 Tage
  • Romania is like a fish or a bouquet of flowers.

    Nona BgoNona BgoVor 9 Tage
  • How did you miss that romania looks like a fish

    Ionuzzu123Ionuzzu123Vor 10 Tage
  • san mariNO vatiCANT

    jdhnn guevarrajdhnn guevarraVor 10 Tage
  • I thought I had seen all the world's art, I waa wrong.

    Heidi BarkerHeidi BarkerVor 10 Tage
  • Palestine?!!!! 🇵🇸

    Muhammad MirsabMuhammad MirsabVor 10 Tage
    • It’s not a UN recognised country

      Rainbow BallRainbow BallVor 7 Tage
  • This should be added to the curriculum as nursery rhyme

    Milan BarotMilan BarotVor 10 Tage
    • It’s not a nursery rhyme 4:35 1:51

      Rainbow BallRainbow BallVor 7 Tage
  • Whole video as ploy to get San MariNO in. Well played.

    ImBarryScottCSSImBarryScottCSSVor 10 Tage
  • For some reason, I had it set to 0.75, so now it sounds fast

    Alexander CallahanAlexander CallahanVor 10 Tage
  • Egypt

    Alexander CallahanAlexander CallahanVor 10 Tage
  • Slovenia is a chicken

    SpudsterSpudsterVor 10 Tage
  • states do count if you make Wyoming its own country. too bad Wyoming doesn't exist

    KDNKDNVor 10 Tage
  • Didn't hear Ghana????

    Eric Appiah WestenEric Appiah WestenVor 10 Tage
    • 0:19

      Bepis ManBepis ManVor 10 Tage
  • Congratulations Map Men. I will no longer be able to look at Cameroon the same way again.

    Brendan JoyceBrendan JoyceVor 10 Tage
  • Egypt Egypt

    Mohamed arshadMohamed arshadVor 10 Tage
  • Does this account for the distortion of a country’s shapes on a flat map opposed to a globe?

    jfdd43jfdd43Vor 10 Tage
  • Taiwan is my favorite group of islands

    PacotacoPacotacoVor 11 Tage
  • 3:16 Well, a lot of them would be squares when viewed in 3D (or… maybe all of them? 🤔)

    épinards & caramelépinards & caramelVor 11 Tage
    • No, some are not square at all How on earth do you get Uzbekistan to look like a square

      Rainbow BallRainbow BallVor 7 Tage
  • Laughs in Colorado

    Colton CroftsColton CroftsVor 11 Tage
  • Colorado

    Gustavo PereiraGustavo PereiraVor 11 Tage
  • Ohio

    Tyler HendersonTyler HendersonVor 11 Tage
  • I knew it.

    Kot KotlecikKot KotlecikVor 11 Tage
  • Can you do all capitals in the world

    GoodyGoodyVor 11 Tage
  • FROM BANGLADESH 🇧🇩🇧🇩

    MAUSUMI NATHMAUSUMI NATHVor 11 Tage
    • You live in a wizard

      Kyle KingKyle KingVor 10 Tage
  • I held out until 4:34, but then I laughed like a drain.

    Andrew BrownAndrew BrownVor 11 Tage
  • “Qatar looks like a bean” Ah yes BEAN

    BaluchistanBall ProductionsBaluchistanBall ProductionsVor 11 Tage
  • I've always thought Belgium looks like a leprechaun bending over with a rucksack on his back... :)

    Bruno BenoitBruno BenoitVor 12 Tage
  • All of this and it’s Egypt?

    Joe ZegersJoe ZegersVor 12 Tage
  • Two Brits discussing how to shape Countries on the world rectangular is so 1918 :D

    Henri-Bryde MeierHenri-Bryde MeierVor 12 Tage
  • 4:18 that's because it's got a lake full of them

    Mister Bone o'ttiz etti yoshdaMister Bone o'ttiz etti yoshdaVor 12 Tage
  • Spain can do 2 things to be a square is 1. Invade Portugal 2. Kick Galicia

    Gamewolf 248Gamewolf 248Vor 12 Tage
    • @Rainbow Ball Yeah

      Gamewolf 248Gamewolf 248Vor 6 Tage
    • If they kick Galicia, they still wouldn’t be square because of the East side being slanted It needs to invade Portugal and then kick Catalonia

      Rainbow BallRainbow BallVor 7 Tage
  • by definition the states inside the US are countries...

    abb crissabb crissVor 12 Tage
    • @thePRUH!!!! No, not every place on earth. It needs to be self governed. For instance each providence in Canada is not its own state as they are ultimately beholden to the Canadian government. A US state is not. The most the american federal government can do to a state that refuses to comply with a federal law is withhold a level of federal funding based on the law. The USA is just a union, same as the EU. Are those nations no longer countries now that they are a part of the EU? The US is older and more centralized but its still a union of individual and self governed bodies. many states in the US even have their own militaries or the structure to form their own militaries distinct from any federal command structure.

      abb crissabb crissVor 4 Tage
    • Then every place on Earth is called a geological state according to that logic. If the US were to be comprised of countries, why is it called the USA and not the UCA. A specific school of thought isn't always applicable to every situation. You can even categorize countries into continents and call Russia a State both in Europe and Asia, meaning it exists as a Eurasian state, not a "country." Or instead of categorizing them into huge blobs, you can apply the country-state thought inside countries, for example, Germany. Germany has 16 Bundesländer, or you might know as federal states, which means that Germany is made up of 16 smaller countries and even weirder enough putting Brandenburg and Berlin in the same category as "federal states" or "countries" as you might imply using your school of thought. Another example would be the Commonwealth of Australia, country, state, continent, commonwealth, and whatever else. The only continent with multiple states under one country or it could be like any other continent with multiple countries in it. This is the same as the age-old debate whether if light is a particle or wave. Both are correct because they have their own applications and circumstances. Newton believed that light is a particle because of the frequency-like properties it had in the Prism Experiment and Christopher Huygens along with Francesco Maria Grimaldi believed that light is a wave because of its diffractive properties. As a particle, it explains why it breaks into colours in a prism, because its particles oscillate at different wavelengths but it can't explain why light can "bend" through objects. This can be explained by light as a wave because it diffracts on the object thereof, but it can't explain why there are different wavelengths in the colour spectrum.

      thePRUH!!!!thePRUH!!!!Vor 4 Tage
    • @Seikh Sawan I'm not sure how every nation that refutes refers to them as states handles them but that is historically and into the modern area the case. You would be hard pressed to find the difference between a state and a country. They are often interchangeable. With the only difference is most but not all fall under a large union or did at one point. For instance Germany and Italy are examples of countries referred to as European states. Members of the EU are called member states in the same way the states under the American union are. Like wise every member of the UN is a UN state. Are you going to try and say they aren't countries?

      abb crissabb crissVor 9 Tage
    • @abb criss Lol If you think that way, all countries’ states would count and it would take forever.

      Seikh SawanSeikh SawanVor 9 Tage
    • @Jay Foreman Country a nation with its own government, occupying a particular territory. Nation a large body of people united by common descent, history, culture, or language, inhabiting a particular country or territory. States are indeed their own countries inside a union. They are all independently governed and while they are expected to follow decisions of the federal government they do not have to. This is why states like CO were able to threaten the federal government with a suit when they tried to enforce federal drug laws after the state legalized pot.

      abb crissabb crissVor 11 Tage
  • Spain is literally just a square with a tumour

    Chance KearnsChance KearnsVor 12 Tage
  • Third time watching and only just noticinh that the phone in the advert is being held by a foot.

    Jacob MescamJacob MescamVor 12 Tage
  • Can confirm its very square here

    Mazenmokhtar NadaMazenmokhtar NadaVor 12 Tage
  • vatican?

    senna hojsenna hojVor 12 Tage
    • Vatican’t.

      Jay ForemanJay ForemanVor 12 Tage
  • Kreigistein: yes but no

    Baku Mapping - ShanTVBaku Mapping - ShanTVVor 13 Tage
    • @Rainbow BallIt's Non-Immigrant you Cant go there For some reason. But I know it's in the Philippines in Luzon.

      Baku Mapping - ShanTVBaku Mapping - ShanTVVor 7 Tage
    • @Baku Mapping - ShanTV well can you at least tell me the location of it

      Rainbow BallRainbow BallVor 7 Tage
    • @Rainbow Ball no it's a micronation unrecognized by the world no bigger than 0.4 meters wide it's a perfect square but if you scroll in you can see a small dent. but if you Include Foreign territories you can See it has Many enclaves inside Of the Phillippines called "The Oversea's Territory," And the Philippines has an Enclave Inside Of Kreiginstein called Bisaya Montroal, its Population is 38. It's 1 if you Don't add the Territories. its Currency is 500'000. but it's Unrecognized. if You search it, Nothing will come up

      Baku Mapping - ShanTVBaku Mapping - ShanTVVor 7 Tage
    • Do you mean Kazakhstan or Kyrgyzstan

      Rainbow BallRainbow BallVor 7 Tage
    • What

      Rainbow BallRainbow BallVor 7 Tage
  • Equatorial Guinea

    chad wasn't perishedchad wasn't perishedVor 13 Tage
  • The Egypt/Sudan border was the first thing that came to mind

    helloimloishelloimloisVor 13 Tage
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